[vlc-devel] Re: Localising to more languages

Rémi Denis-Courmont courmisch at via.ecp.fr
Fri Feb 11 11:11:25 CET 2005


Le Vendredi 11 Février 2005 10:35, Simos Xenitellis a écrit :
> During the last week I was involved in a training effort on
> localisation and open-source software. As part of the practical
> session, we got the participants to localise for their respective
> languages. I selected only a dozen of very visible messages and I was
> wondering if it would be ok to add to VLC now.


> As far as I know, VLC uses wxWindows (wxWidgets), based on GTK2. I
> tried the Linux version of VLC distributed by the DAG repository and
> I noticed that it is somehow compiled against GTK1. This gives
> problems for non-latin scripts.

That depends on the version of wxWidgets VLC is linked with. IIRC, with 
version 2.4, you'll get gtk1, while you get gtk2 version 2.5. You might 
consider asking Dag Wieers directly, or using another RPM package if 

> 1. Could you please add the following languages to CVS?
> a. Hindi (hi.po)
> b. Pashto (ps.po)
> c. Burmese (my.po)
> d. Tetum (tet.po)
> e. Tagalog (tl.po)
> g. Bengali (bn.po)

Of course. Just download the vlc.pot, start translating and send the 
result back to us, and we'll be more than happy to add it to the source 

Rémi Denis-Courmont
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